Telehealth

Dr. Lucienne Ide Rimidi RPM
By Bill Siwicki 12:22 pm April 12, 2021
A physician expert in RPM discusses why the technology is so important to patient care and outcomes, and describes what needs to happen to capitalize on its promise.
Windrose Health Network Epler Parke telehealth
By Bill Siwicki 12:04 pm April 07, 2021
Telehealth has been a big win all over the country during COVID-19, but not at Windrose Health Network. The CEO details all the reasons why virtual care has not taken off.
A patient uses an inhaler for asthma while a person in medical wear watches.
By Kat Jercich 04:20 pm April 06, 2021
The organizations said the collaboration will use AstraZeneca's AMAZE disease management platform to deliver insights to clinically validate digital health solutions.
Telehealth consult
By Mike Miliard 11:28 am April 06, 2021
BlueJeans Telehealth enables one-click-access to video visits between patients and providers and maps user experience to clinical workflows, according to Verizon Business – helping replicate in-person office consults.
A doctor writes notes on a video call.
By Thiru Gunasegaran 02:43 am April 06, 2021
The global telehealth service can help to address the shortage of doctors serving the country’s rural areas.
A doctor speaking with a patient via tablet
By Kat Jercich 03:19 pm April 05, 2021
But a new study found that telemedicine is still being used in surgical fields at higher rates than before the pandemic.  
Legacy Health Mount Hood Medical Center telehealth
By Bill Siwicki 11:52 am April 05, 2021
The Oregon health system already had telemedicine in its eight hospitals when COVID-19 struck. The pandemic demanded a change in virtual care strategy.
Pills
By Kat Jercich 10:49 am April 02, 2021
The state enacted a law in January requiring physicians – rather than healthcare clinic staff – to be present when a patient takes abortion-inducing medication.
Telehealth appointment Photo by Aekkarak Thongjiew/EyeEm/Getty Images
By Jeff Lagasse 05:29 pm April 01, 2021
The use of telehealth for behavioral health services increased more so than for any other type of healthcare during the pandemic.
athelets relaxing after jogging in the park
By Dave Muoio 04:51 pm March 31, 2021
Published yesterday in PLoS ONE, the data suggests an alternative to the six-minute walk test often conducted in clinics to measure functional capacity.